Loyalty is what we seek in friendship.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.
It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.
If you remember me, then I don't care if everyone else forgets.
You are my best friend as well as my lover, and I do not know which side of you I enjoy the most. I treasure each side, just as I have treasured our life together.
Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
As in the case of wines that improve with age, the oldest friendships ought to be the most delightful.
Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
As the family goes, so goes the nation and so goes the whole world in which we live.
What was more, they had taken the first step toward genuine friendship. They had exchanged vulnerabilities.
A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
People are like dirt. They can either nourish you and help you grow as a person or they can stunt your growth and make you wilt and die.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
Friends are nothing but a known enemy
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
Friendship makes prosperity more brilliant, and lightens adversity by dividing and sharing it.
Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of him behind his back
You can make more friends in two months by becoming more interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get people interested in you
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.